CHATHAM (CBS) — Production crews transformed the front of the U.S. Coast Guard Station in Chatham into a snowy scene Saturday in preparation to film scenes for an upcoming Disney movie.

The film “The Finest Hours” is based on the true story of the 1952 Pendleton rescue attempt by Coast Guard ships. The star-studded cast includes Casey Affleck and Eric Bana.

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It is set to be released on April 15, 2016.

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